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DATE ADDED: Thu 11/10/2018

Shipping Dock Supervisor

Lockport, USA


Job Description

Title: Shipping Dock Supervisor
Job ID: 18-00643
Location: Lockport, NY
Pay Rate: $18-20/hr
Additional Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of hire: Long-term Contract 
Shift: Rotating Shift - Day shift 6:30am to 3:00pm; Afternoon shift 3:30pm to midnight (Mon to Fri - 5 days per week)
Position Responsibility:

  • Maintains and improves safety and workplace organization standards
  • Responsible for receiving & shipping material, operating supermarkets, and delivering material to production
  • Managing PRM (process risk management) for all receiving and shipping process and procedures
  • Supervising and coaching hourly employees
  • Controls budgetary costs
  • Maintains accurate and timely flow of material
  • Implement, maintain and adhere to GMS process and procedures
  • Maintains a positive relationship with the UAW and supervises within the guidelines of the Local and National Agreements
  • The UAW workers this candidate will oversee will operate fork trucks, loading and unloading trucks
  • This individual will oversee a small team of UAW employees
  • This candidate will be responsible for managing the incoming and outgoing of materials

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma is the minimum education requirement (with a strong experience background). The manager prefers a candidate with a Bachelor's Degree
  • 3+ years of warehouse supervisory/leadership experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment  
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and written
  • Demonstrated leadership and coaching ability
  • High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
  • Strong background in material management process control
  • High level of analytical ability
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge and experience with lean manufacturing principles
  • Production control, manufacturing, and supervisory experience
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Warehousing experience
  • Self-starter, willing to tackle problems head-on
  • Able to work with little direction


  • Knowledge of quality control systems
  • SAP knowledge

Company Description
Founded March 5, 1988, GTA started out as a placement firm for contract automotive design personnel. Today it is a full-service provider of both direct and contract automotive professionals and top management talent to a customer base that runs the gamut of most of the leading automakers and their key suppliers.

We are proud to say we were founded in Michigan, we’re headquartered in Michigan and we’re staying in Michigan. GTA remains focused on honesty, integrity and professionalism as the building blocks of its continued success in an ever-changing industry. Our firm acts in a timely, professional manner in all of its interactions with customers and candidates.

Role: Shipping Dock Supervisor
Job Type:
Location: Lockport,

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